Welcome To Fairview Farm
Welcome to Fairview Farm Evens, central Virginia's larges,t ADA compliant rustic chic heated and air conditioned barn estate venue. Fairview was just voted for 2017, "Best of Weddings" byThe Knot and just received the "Couple's Choice Award by Weddingwire.com for 2017 which is only given to the top 5% of venues in the United States.
Our clients love our relaxing farm estate weekend and Sunday destination wedding option and event venue because we include SO much with our Full Service Package. You may also inquire about a weekday option. Our website calendar is up to date and we encourage you to select a date and contact us for more details. We are now reserving weekends in 2018/2019 and have ten Sundays left for 2017 and booking 2018. See our Sunday special package for January below!
Fairview Farm is decorated professionally by season and we save clients so much in unncessary rentals because we completely furnish the barn with antique farm tables, chairs, ceremony seating and much more, including ceremony seating.. Fairview Farm also encourages personal touches. Follow us on Pinterest to view just some of our complimentary items under Free Props.. Our venue occupancy is 245 for both the barn and rustic chic pavilion and large gazebowith beautiful chandeliers and bistro lighting throughout the barn and pavilion property..
Farview Farm can accommodate up to two nights for thirty seven guests on site for the bridal party and family for a wedding weekend at our central Virginia rustic chic venue with the addition of our optional new Blanton cottage overlooking the large pond where family can fish the morning of the wedding or golf at a nearby golf course. A vintage haybarn on property is being converted into a 2000 sqaure foot retro chic loft apartment for 2017 as an option. Think of us as a vacation rental because we believe that families and friends who stay together for an event like this will have an affordable memory for a lifetime, rather than a fleeting moment. Seventeen weekend guests are included with our weekend package with the farm property.
Couples and clients love that we focus on the details and include so much with your package for a stress free event! PLEASE REVIEW OUR UP TO DATE CALENDAR FOR AVAILABILITY.
Fairview Farm is often told a whole weekend at the farm is a superior value and experience to most venues who offer a one day event. Read our reviews on Weddingwire.com where we have been chosen as Editor's Choice for being in the top 20 barn venues in the nation and have received Couple's Choice 2014, 2015 and 2016.
Weddings, receptions and other events are reserved for couples and families who want a once in a life time country farm estate experience.
Fairview Farm's 40 X 60 rustic chic pavilion is adjacent to the barn and can be used for rehearsal, cocktail hour and ceremonies and replaces the need for a costly tent. It is included, as well as catering with appetizers for cocktail hour and recetpion and we have multiple caterers which provide a complimnetary tasting, several entertainment choices are also included for your five hour event, a "month" of event planner is included with several to select from and much more. Fairview Farm is ADA approved and accommodate up to 245 guests.
Family owned for 100 years; Fairview Farm was transformed into a wedding and event venue in the spring of 2014 as the owners are passionate about keeping their farm available for to clients from all over the nation and beyond for generations to come.
Accommodations beyond the 37 available on property are nearby, as there is a wonderful VA state park called Bear Creek Lake on a thirty acre lake with a private six bedroom lodge and up to thirteen cottagesaveraging $160 per night . The farm has also partnered with multiple hotels in the nearby Richmond area as well asreasonable guest transportation options. Our large countyside venue is situated in the rolling hills of central VA and is just one hour from RIC.
The rustic chic farm estate venue focis is on the details. Whether your affection is lace or butap, we have you covered. We also encourage your personal items that reflect your style. Both floors of the ADA heated, air conditioned and insulated barn have tastefully appointed decor, saving thousands of dollars in unncessary rentals. Fairview Farm's ADA barn also includes decorated antique farm tables and chairs for up to 150 guests in the barn, separate ADA restrooms, prep kitchen, 70" TV for presentations and Bose sound system. It is comforting to know that there are back up generators for the entire facility. There is a beautiful second story loft with a porch for additional seating and side porch for over forty guests. Stamped concrete porches, walkways, decks, arbors, pergolas including a large 500 square foot octagon gazebo with a three foot crystal chandelier and bisro lighting for 2016 plus, fire pits, and ample parking area.
Named for its magnificent views of the scenic farmlands of Virginia, Fairview Farm provides just the right mixture of chic country southern charm with many modern comforts. Fairview has gorgeous sunsets with views of the distant Lynchburg mountain range and adjacent to Blenheim, a national historic landmark family farm. There is a picturesque large pond with fountain, gazebo and large dock, as well as vintage barns and one of the largest and oldest poplar trees in Virginia with an old fashioned swing for special photos. Fairview Farm's one hundred and fifteen acre estate has only had three owners since 1733, as part of a charter grant of King George, to Wiliam Mayo, the surveyor of the time. It operated as a dairy farm for over sixty years and is still farmed today for crops for Blenheim's adjacent cattle farm.
What else is included in our packages? A large renovated ca. 1915 farmhouse property is exclusive to the wedding party for the weekend which accommodates up to sixteen guests for the weekend. Another fantastic feature is the large game room building which is perfect for the day of the rehearsal and is enjoyed for the weekend and for the bridal party on the wedding day and can be enjoyed until midnight each night. The game room building is being enlarged to provide much more for 2017.
The updated bridal suite wing of the renovated 3600 square foot farmhouse includes a separate dressng room with mirrors and more as well as a large master bath with Jacuzzi. We treat our couples very special at Fairview Farm and create a fun relaxing memorable country experience from the moment they arrive until they depart. Our farm is committed to not "rushing" your special weekend which is why we limit our availability for events to maximize your relaxing experience. Fairview Farm Events feels like a bed and breakfast with linens and paper products are included. It becomes your personal homeplace for the weekend.
Fairview Farm provides white padded resin ceremony seating for multiple ceremony sites with many magnificent views. There are many props included such as a 1951 F-1 completely restored red Ford pickup to an old red tractor. Our guests say we have considered every detail and we hope you will agree. Follow us on Pinterest and Instagram.
JANUARY 2017 PACKAGE OFFERINGS FOR WEEKENDS AND SUNDAYS
Fairview Farm's Full Service Destination Weekend or Sunday packages includes a professionally decorated and furnished ADA aproved event barn, large pavilion, catering, discounted alcohol, DJ or preferred band, several day of planner choices, vintage barns, pergolas, scenic pond with dock for your memorable experience. If you desire to use a non-preferred licensed and insured caterer or DJ we will adjust your package as long as they are approved. We are all about choices and focus on the details at Fairview Farm!
A mid-season 2017/2018 Full Service Fairview Farm Inclusive package for 100 guests is currently $18,950 for a weekend destination package which includes catering choices (tax and service included). Alcohol is discounted with our caterers for four hours of service at an amazing price. A 100 guest package is only $1,000 more for In-season through January 2017. Have more or less guests? Contact us at www.fairviewfarmevents.com for more details.
A Sunday 2017 Mid-season Full Service wedding for 75 guests includes catering, DJ, day of planner, fully furnished and decorated ADA barn venue, pavilion and much more. The cost for 75 guests is. $11,450 for mid-season and $500 more for in-season for remaining 2017 dates during January 2017. Have more guests? It is only $10 per person for the venue and $32 per adult guest for catering. Alcohol is discounted with preferred caterers or you can provide your own as long as you have an ABC license and approved liability insurance.
The bride and groom are gifted an overnight stay for a Sunday in the bridal suite wing in the private farm house. We are not a bed and breakfast; this is your private residence for your special occasion. Inqiure about a Weekday wedding option (Thursdays not available) available as we prefer to focus on every detail to make your event a wonderful memory for years to come. There is a family overnight stay option.
Email us for more package details based on your needs at Fairviewfarmevents@yahoo.com. Fairview Farm is committed to our clients, couples and families who want a special destination venue for their event.
Fairview Farm is where rustic meets chic and where happily everafter begins...
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Hours & Directions
Fairview Farm Events
1660 Ballsville Rd,
Powhatan, VA 23139
Tours are by appointment and we can only tour Sunday afternoons when we don't have weddings and during the week and we offer evening tours.
Fairview Farm is located west of MIdlothian, VA off of Route 60, turn left on Ballsville Road and we are three miles on the left.